Category Archives: Destinations

Kate + Brent – Leavenworth, Washington Wedding – Wendi Riggens Photography

Wow. Just, wow. I woke up last Saturday morning and looked out on the Cascade Mountains and a cloudless, blue sky, andView full post »

Kate + Brent – Seattle, Washington Engagement Session – Wendi Riggens Photography

Last Wednesday, I had an amazing day exploring Seattle and photographing Kate and Brent! These native Iowans moved toView full post »

Engagement & Wedding in the Dominican Republic – Wendi Riggens Photography

I don’t post a lot of my weddings on my blog because of the sheer number of images. Instead, I post them to myView full post »

Tulsa Mock Wedding Photography Workshop

The wedding workshop in Tulsa last weekend was so much fun, I had to break it into two blog posts! This will be short,View full post »

Tulsa Wedding Workshop with Wendi Riggens

This past weekend I flew to Tulsa to teach a wedding class at a photography event for the third year in a row. I loveView full post »

Chicago Engagement Session, Part 2 – Wendi Riggens Wedding Photography

This was the longest engagement session I have ever photographed, and we also covered the most ground!! After anView full post »

Chicago Engagement Session – Wendi Riggens Photography Weddings

Last fall I traveled to Chicago to photograph Jennifer & Kyle’s engagement session, and had such aView full post »

Chicago Illinois Skyline – Navy Pier, Shedd Aquarium, Hancock Tower

Back in September while shooting Jennifer and Kyle’s engagement session, I took a series of about 20 shots of theView full post »

Laura & Ryan’s Engagement Session – Des Moines Art Center, Iowa

Laura & Ryan posed a unique situation for me! Shortly after they booked their wedding with us, Ryan moved toView full post »

Photography Tips for Professional Head Shots

Professional Head Shots by Wendi Riggens Photography Wow!  Last week, Devan and I attended a photography meetup-View full post »

Sometimes I forget what I shoot! Engagement session – Cedar Falls

I have a folder on my desktop where my favorite images from each session goes after it is all said and done. My goal isView full post »

Riding the El – Our Chicago Adventure – Part IV

Who knew that I could turn a 4 hour trip to downtown Chicago into a 4 day blog-fest? 🙂 I’ve ridden on subwaysView full post »

Chicago – Part 3 – Cloud Gate – Aka The Silver Bean

The last time I was in Chicago for any length of time was 2003. The next year, Cloud Gate, also know as the Silver BeanView full post »

Wendi in the Windy City – Chicago, Part 2

A few from our walk to Millennium Park. I love Chicago! I love skyscrapers! Every time I turned around, I was being shotView full post »

Chicago – The Windy City from Wendi’s Point of View

Last Sunday, my mom and I went to Chicago and met up with my friend and fellow photographer Patrick Warnecka, creator ofView full post »

Gulf of Mexico Maternity Session – Panama City Beach, Florida – Wendi Riggens Photography

While in Florida, my husband and I went on a snorkeling cruise, where I met Jessica, a beautiful woman with a cuteView full post »

Annie & Shane’s Beach Wedding Part II – Panama City Beach, Florida – Wendi Riggens Photography

Finally, the wedding arrived!  As predicted, the weather was not ideal.  The skies were overcast, it drizzled off andView full post »

Annie & Shane’s Beach Wedding – Panama City Beach, Florida – Wendi Riggens Photography

I met Annie when I photographed her sister Jenna’s wedding back in 2007, and ran into her again afterView full post »

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